¨ To give children a happy school experience where they can recognise their achievements and develop a love of learning that will last.
We do this by ensuring every child feels happy and safe in school, and by assessing individual needs when planning the learning objectives.
¨ To have pupils who, at the end of every day, can say, “Today I
We do this by working hard at teaching and recognising that our pupils want to learn.
¨ To raise the confidence and self-esteem of all our children.
We do this by creating an atmosphere of “I can …,” and recognising and celebrating all achievements.
¨ To be an integral part of our village.
We do this by having a successful school that takes part in village activities and invites the community to take part in ours.
¨ To ensure that our children are prepared for their responsibilities as part of society.
We do this by teaching respect for others and challenging racist or sexist views.
¨ To ensure that our children maintain a sense of awe and wonder at the rich diversity of life on our planet.
We do this by teaching in a creative way a balanced curriculum that informs, raises questions, and accesses the immediate environment and beyond, and by instilling an appreciation of scientific discovery, the arts and the natural world.